Connecting entrepreneurs to cutting-edge research and technologies

Innovations grow here

Whiteboard2Boardroom facilitates the connection between entrepreneurs and established businesses with available technologies for licensing from institutions of higher education, hospitals and corporations in the bi-state region.

Through these connections, the initiative aims to foster applied research, harness innovations within the market and expedite the commercialization of technology.

Reach out to learn more about Whiteboard2Boardroom.

At any given time, Whiteboard2Boardroom is working with a number of technologies
in the region to help advance them to the marketplace.


UMKC's Tech Commercialization Path

The University of Missouri-Kansas City is at the crossroads of critical research discoveries in areas like drug delivery, drug development, engineering and others. Through this work, UMKC’s research faculty and graduate students impact how our world works, leading to improved and equitable health outcomes, stronger infrastructure, and a more sustainable environment.  

The UMKC Innovation Center has developed a Commercialization Path to assist faculty researchers, graduate students, entrepreneurs, and industry partners to translate groundbreaking research results for the benefit of society.  

Learn more about Tech Commercialization at UMKC.


Whiteboard2Boardroom is supported by the following organizations

Partner Institutions